Grace Young
Grace Young
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Bethesda, Md.
High School: The Potomac School
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2011-12: Competed in four regattas as the crew...captured sixth place in the A Division of the Toni Deutsch Regatta (9/11)...claimed eighth place in the A Division of the Mrs. Hurst Bowl (9/18) and the B Division of the Stu Nelson Trophy (10/23)...finished seventh in the B Division of the Regis Trophy (9/25).

2010-11: Competed in four regattas as the crew...finished 12th in the B Division of the Smith Trophy (10/2)...placed eighth at the Midweek Tech Invite (10/19) and in the A Division of the Wood Trophy (3/12)...ranked ninth in the Central Series 4 B Division (4/9).

On Dry Land at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering - ocean engineering...completed an internship with the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)...conducted research in bioinformatics at the Harvard-MIT Cybernetics Laboratory...trapped-ion quantum computing at The Joint Quantum Institute...studied electrical properties of carbon-nanotubes at the Johns Hopkins Center for Applied Physics...recipient of the 2011-12 Northrop Grumman Foundation Scholarship...vice-president of MIT Undergraduate Women in Physics...member of the board of Topic Experts...contributing writer for the MIT Entrepreneurship Review...MIT ESP teacher.

High School: The Potomac School...Siemens Scholar.